Then I saw a notice up in Dublin’s Gaiety School of Acting. I felt intimidated from the get-go and thought: that’s just right for me.The sense of potential failure is a buzz.”, in which he played tormented vampire Mitchell alongside fellow bright-young-things Russell Tovey and Lenora Crichlow.And if you were expecting Poldark and Elizabeth to be knee-deep in nappies in the third season of Poldark, you might be in for a shock after the writer of the BBC series, Debbie Horsfield, hinted that Ross Poldark, played by Aidan Turner, might well not be the father of Elizabeth Warleggan’s (Heida Reed) baby.‘The books are really ambiguous about it, it’s never said, “Oh, it’s obviously Ross’ baby”,’ Horsfield teased. “If I can’t be brilliant at it, it’d just be me having a go.I always want to be the best at everything I do.”Demelza Carne (Eleanor Tomlinson)The love interest: the daughter of an abusive and alcoholic miner, Carne is rescued from her life of suffering by our hero when he employs her as his kitchen maid – and soon chemistry is making itself apparent.
I worked as an apprentice with my dad [an electrician] and knew manual labour wasn’t where it was at either.
But now, finally, he’s snagged that elusive lead role.“If it had happened five, six years ago, I might not have been ready,” the 31-year-old concedes.